Organized in 1882, the Columbia College Alumnae Association is one of the oldest in the country with approximately 15,000 members. Every semester there are opportunities for you to get involved with recruitment, mentoring, scholarships, hosting local events, campus activities, and more.

Contact us at 803.786.3765 or email ccalum@columbiasc.edu.

Alumnae Association

Executive Committee

The Honorable Kay Daniels West ’97 | President

Lisa Kennerly Livingston ’91 | President-Elect

Dr. Elaine Kirby Ferraro ’70 | Vice President

Amber Nix ’10 | Secretary

Carol Stackhouse Hall ’74 | Necrologist

Anna Lybrand Boyle ’65 | Member-at-Large

Katherine “Kathy” Graham Leland ’67 | Member-at-Large

Erin Gilreath Carlson ’04 | Member-at-Large

Charlotte Stackhouse Broome ’75 | Immediate Past President

Alumnae News & Information

Class News

Resel Gosnell Bourne, Class of 1969, enjoys keeping up with her grandchildren.  She stays active in her church and has many hobbies.

Kris Chandler Burns, Class of 1971, celebrated 47th wedding anniversary with a trip to Scotland with her grandchildren.

Kendra “Kay” Herrington Simmons, Class of 2010, began position as the Database and Compliance Manager of the South Carolina Community Loan Fund.

Cana Wentzky Brown, Class of 2006, welcomed her son, Nolyn Brown on July 31, 2018.

Alumnae and Friends of the College who have passed away

Grace Blair Frazier, Class of 1951, of Blair, SC passed away on May 31, 2017.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Hannah Stogner Leutz, Class of 1952, of MJentor, OH passed away on January 17, 2016.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Louise O'Tuel Warren, Class of 1953, of Nichols, SC passed away on July 29, 2018.

Anabel Taylor Carter, Class of 1955, of Chase City, VA passed away on January 25, 2018.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Gloria Timmons Stover, Class of 1955, of Columbus, GA passed away on October 14, 2017.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Nancy Reece Beach, Class of 1956, of Walterboro, SC passed away on January 7, 2018.  .  The College learned of her passing in August 2018.

Billie Moore Mackey, Class of 1958, of Southern Pines, NC passed away on March 20, 2018.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Elizabeth Herndon Fingerlin, Class of 1959, of West Columbia, SC passed away on July 21, 2018.

Rachel “Bunny” Montgomery Haynie, Class of 1959, of Columbia, SC passed away on July 23, 2018.

Juanita Hayden Hope, Class of 1959, of Irmo, SC passed away on July 31, 2018.

Linda Cribb Davidson, Class of 1960, of Georgetown, SC passed away on December 19, 2017.   The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Lucy Jeanette Shealy, Class of 1960, of Saluda, SC passed away on August 8, 2018.

Marilyn Hutto Smith, Class of 1961, of Hollywood, SC passed away on December 26, 2017.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Julie Anne Avery, Class of 1966, of Seabrook Island, SC passed away on April 25, 2018.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Marjorie Brailsford Nickel, Class of 1971, of Beaufort, SC passed away on July 25, 2018.

Ellen Clinkscales Holman, Class of 1973, of Leesville, SC passed away on August 13, 2018.

Frances Epps Hart, Class of 1977, of Ringgold, GA passed away on October 27, 2017.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Maryellen Linkey Colston, Class of 1989, of Colonial Beach, Colonial Beach, VA passed away on April 6, 2018.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Melanie Winter Howard, Class of 1991, of Columbia, SC passed away on December 2, 2017.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Linda Wallin Scalf, Class of 1991, of Asheville, NC passed away on October 28, 2017.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Tamara Webb, Class of 1997, of Anderson, SC passed away on August 12, 2018.

Erica Jazell Williams, Class of 2002, of Florence, SC passed away on October 18, 2014.  The College learned of her passing in September 2018.

Tracey Smith Oswald, Class of 2007, of West Columbia, SC passed away on July 20, 2018. 

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Lost Alums